Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 16.2 % in 2018 in Rwanda, according to the National Central Bank. This is 16.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Rwanda reached an all time high of 16.2 % in 2018 and an all time low of 13.6 % in 2013. When compared to Rwanda's main peers, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Tanzania amounted to 11.9 % and 13.9 % in Uganda in 2018.
Rwanda has been ranked 9th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Bank equity, or net assets or book value, is the difference between total assets on the one hand and current liabilities and non-capitalised long-term liabilities on the other hand.